Philippe Busslinger

Senior Managing Director and Head of Europe - OMERS Infrastructure

In his role as Senior Managing Director, Philippe has led the OMERS Infrastructure team and the investment strategy effort in Europe since 2015. Philippe joined OMERS in January 2009 and has played a leadership role in investments including Associated British read more

Rt Hon Anne-Marie Trevelyan MP

Minister for Business, Energy and Clean Growth - BEIS

Anne-Marie Trevelyan was appointed as Minister of State (Minister for Business, Energy and Clean Growth) at the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy on 8 January 2021. Anne-Marie Trevelyan was appointed as the UK International Champion on Adaptation and Resilience read more

Aileen Armstrong

Senior Director, Performance & Outcomes - Ofwat

Aileen joined Ofwat in 2016 as Senior Director.  Before joining Ofwat she was head of the Competition, Markets and Regulation Team at HM Treasury, working across government to improve public and private markets through greater competition and effective regulation.  She read more

Bill Castell

Chief Financial Officer - OVO Energy

Bill Castell is CFO of OVO. Bill has responsibility for the management of finances across all OVO businesses, including overseeing Risk, Legal, Tax and Property functions, as well as the Finance and Trading teams. Bill is also an NED of the read more

Keith Anderson

CEO - ScottishPower

Keith is Chief Executive Officer for ScottishPower and he also sits on the ScottishPower Board, where he was appointed in February 2012. Keith has full responsibility for the Company’s activities in the UK including the £5.3bn investment plan to 2022 designed read more

Julia Pyke

Director of Finance and Economic Regulation for Sizewell C - EDF in the UK

Julia is Director of Financing for Sizewell C, and is working with Government to identify an innovative way for Sizewell C and Moorside to be funded at best value to electricity consumers, and with potential investors and lenders to raise read more

Stuart Jackson

Chief financial officer - Octopus Energy

Stuart is chief financial officer at Octopus Energy. Octopus Energy is a new electricity and gas supplier in Great Britain, and part of Octopus Investments, one of the UK's largest investors in solar, wind and biogas generation. Through smart use read more

Liz Barber

Chief Executive Officer - Yorkshire Water

Liz joined the board of Kelda Group and Yorkshire Water in November 2011 as Director of Finance, Regulation and Markets. She became CEO in September 2019. Liz was previously a partner of Ernst & Young LLP (EY) where she held read more

Alastair Martin

Chief Strategy Officer - Flexitricity

Dr Alastair Martin founded the first demand side response (DSR) business in Great Britain in 2004. Alongside heading up Flexitricity, Alastair has worked on a range of energy policy developments and participates in several key regulatory working groups and committees read more

James Richardson

Chief Economist - National Infrastructure Commission

James Richardson has been Chief Economist at the National Infrastructure Commission since April 2016. The NIC is an independent body, providing expert advice to the Government on long-term infrastructure strategy. James heads the NIC secretariat’s economics team and led on read more

Peter Simpson

Chief Executive Officer - Anglian Water Services

Peter has been Chief Executive of Anglian Water Group since October 2013; his previous roles include Managing Director of Anglian Water from January 2010 and Chief Operating Officer from 2004. He is a founding member, and now co-chair, of the Prince read more

Rob Evans

Director - Earth Active

Rob is an ESG specialist with a good understanding of global investment risks and opportunities across numerous sectors. A specialist consultant on the Equator Principles, IFC Performance Standards, EBRD Performance Requirements & World Bank ESF he has worked with numerous read more

Suleman Alli

Director of Strategy & Customer Services - UK Power Networks

Suleman joined UK Power Networks in May 2015 as Director of Strategy & Regulation. His responsibilities now also include leading customer service, technology, data and the innovation agenda which are core to UK Power Network’s business strategy. Previously Suleman was read more

Dermot Nolan

Director - Fingleton

Dermot helps business leaders navigate strategic regulatory and competition challenges, particularly in regulated industries. Dermot formally headed up an energy regulator and worked closely with other UK regulators. He also has experience in telecoms, water, and competition policy and enforcement. His read more

Mel Karam

Chief executive officer - Bristol Water

Mel Karam is the chief executive officer at Bristol Water. He joined the company in April 2017 from KPMG Global Infrastructure team where he was a partner and global head of asset management. Mel has a long history of working read more

Will Gardiner

Chief Executive Officer - Drax Group

Drax Group CEO Will Gardiner is redefining the company’s future – building on its proud history with exciting ambitions for the business to be the cornerstone of a zero carbon economy. Following an international career spanning the US, UK & read more

Mark Gough

Chief executive officer - Capitals Coalition

Mark Gough is the CEO of the Capitals Coalition, an open and inclusive, collaborative space to harmonize and enable thinking across all the capitals. As the Executive Director of the Natural Capital Coalition, Mark led the work that delivered the read more

Peter Antolik

Partner - Arjun Infrastructure Partners

Peter is a partner of AIP. His background covers regulated companies, transport regulation, and the management of infrastructure funds and investments. Peter joined AIP from the Office of Rail and Road, where as the highways director he oversaw a £15bn read more

Jane Gray

Content director - Utility Week

Jane is a business and industry journalist with experience reporting on the utilities, engineering, technology and manufacturing sectors. She was recently appointed editor of the newly launched Network magazine, a title she helped to develop and is also deputy editor read more

James Wallin

Editor - Utility Week

Stuart Cook

Managing Director - Complete Strategy

Stuart Cook is the Managing Director of Complete Strategy, who focus on providing practical strategic advice to the regulated industries. He has a wide experience of advising on strategy, the delivery of strategic and regulatory change and on securing regulatory read more

Dominic Nash

Head of European Utilities Research - Barclays Investment Bank

Dominic joined Barclays in December 2018 as head of European Utilities research. Prior to this, Dominic was head of utilities, renewables, infrastructure and transport research at Macquarie. Dominic started his utilities career in 1998 working for Offer (now Ofgem) on read more

Mark Caines

Partner - Flint Global

Mark Caines leads Flint’s Competition and Regulatory practice. An economist by background, he brings nearly thirty years of experience in economic regulation and competition policy in the UK and worldwide. Prior to joining Flint, Mark spent 11 years as a read more

Catherine Newman

Chief Executive Officer - Limejump

Catherine joined Limejump in February 2020, initially to run the Commercial and Trading teams as COO. In July 2020, Catherine moved into the role of CEO with plans to drive the company’s growth towards becoming the largest transformational player in read more